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  1. Adios Amigos (1976 Film)
  2. American Government and Its Problems (1937)
    2 Reviews
  3. [+]
    The Americans (Review)
    Supergrow, by Benjamin DeMott
    1. Supergrow by Benjamin DeMott
    The Saturday Review, September 20, 1969, p. 39
  4. [+]
    ...And Then Do Something Else (Review)
    The Pill, Pygmy Chimps, and Degas' Horse, by Carl Djerassi
    1. The Pill, Pygmy Chimps, and Degas' Horse by Carl Djerassi
    The Hudson Review, Winter 1993, pp. 695-697
  5. Aspects of Alice (1972)
    Lewis Carroll's Dreamchild as Seen Through the Critics' Looking-Glasses, 1865...
    1 Review, 1 Readable
  6. [+]
    Assessing the New Formalism (So-Called) (Review)
    Rebel Angels, by Mark Jarman and David Mason
    1. Rebel Angels by Mark Jarman and David Mason
    The Hudson Review, Spring 1997, pp. 147-153
  7. [+]
    Balling the Muse (Review)
    Love and Fame, by John Berryman
    1. Love and Fame by John Berryman
    The North American Review (New), Winter 1971, p. 72
  8. Baltimore & Ohio R.R.
    The Hudson Review, Winter 1992, pp. 615-616
  9. [+]
    A Bang, Not a Whimper (Review)
    Upon the Sweeping Flood, and Other Stories, by Joyce Carol Oates
    1. Upon the Sweeping Flood, and Other Stories by Joyce Carol Oates
    The North American Review (New), November 1966, p. 45
  10. A Better Rat-Trap
    Galaxy Science Fiction, December 1973, pp. 121-129
  11. [+]
    Book Reviews (Review)
    The Foundations of Democracy, by Thomas V. Smith and Robert A. Taft
    1. The Foundations of Democracy by Thomas V. Smith and Robert A. Taft
    American Political Science Review, October 1939, p. 886
  12. Breakdown Lane (1994)
    1 Review
  13. Children of Old Booger (story)
    The Hudson Review, Autumn 1977, pp. 357-365
  14. Compartments
    The Hudson Review, Autumn 1999, pp. 402-404
  15. The Confessional Poets (1973)
  16. Critics' Choices for Christmas
    Commonweal, December 3, 1976, p. 791
  17. Critics' Choices for Christmas
    Commonweal, December 9, 1977, p. 797
  18. Critics' Christmas Choices
    Commonweal, December 7, 1979, p. 700
  19. Delmore Schwartz and James Laughlin (1993)
    Selected Letters
    2 Reviews
  20. Book Reviews
    [+]
    The Descent of the Dove (Review)
    Everything That Rises Must Converge, by Flannery O'Connor
    1. Everything That Rises Must Converge by Flannery O'Connor
    The North American Review (New), Summer 1965, p. 53
  21. The Ego is Always at the Wheel (1986)
    Bagatelles
    2 Reviews, 1 Readable
  22. The Empty Man
    The Paris Review, Summer 1974, pp. 83-84
  23. Essay on Rime, With Trial of a Poet (2002)
    1 Review
  24. [+]
    Evidence for fame (Review)
    Collected Stories, by Tennessee Williams
    1. Collected Stories by Tennessee Williams
    Commonweal, March 14, 1986, p. 156
  25. Fall Poetry Supplement
    Chicory
    The Nation, October 6, 1984, p. 322
  26. Fiction II
    The Hudson Review, Spring 1991, pp. 133-142
  27. [+]
    Five Women and One Man (6 Reviews)
    For Love, by Sue Miller
    1. For Love by Sue Miller
    2. Angels and Insects by A.S. Byatt
    3. Mourning Doves by Judy Troy
    4. What Remains, and Other Stories by Christa Wolf
    5. Come to Me by Amy Bloom
    6. The Oracle at Stoneleigh Court by Peter Taylor
    The Hudson Review, Winter 1994, pp. 765-772
  28. Four Poems
    The Paris Review, Spring 1999, pp. 222-228
  29. Grounds for Divorce
    Fantastic Science Fiction, February 1969, pp. 78-80
  30. Hardwood
    The New Republic, August 25, 1986, p. 38
  31. [+]
    Horatio Alger in Harlem (Review)
    The Wig, by Charles Wright
    1. The Wig by Charles Wright
    The North American Review (New), March 1966, p. 35
  32. I Escaped from Devil's Island (1973 Film)
  33. I Remember, I Remember
    The Hudson Review, Autumn 1998, pp. 555-556
  34. [+]
    In a Household of Women (Review)
    Ladies of the Rachmaninoff Eyes, by Henry Van Dyke#2
    1. Ladies of the Rachmaninoff Eyes by Henry Van Dyke#2
    The North American Review (New), Summer 1965, p. 61
  35. [+]
    In Brief (Review)
    Deathwork, by James McLendon
    1. Deathwork by James McLendon
    Commonweal, April 14, 1978, p. 254
  36. Inner Weather (1966)
    1 Review
  37. "Inside and Out"
    The New Yorker, September 5, 1983, p. 93
  38. Joe Dancer: The Big Black Pill (1981 Film)
  39. The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (1976 Film)
    1 Review
  40. King Midas
    The North American Review (New), Summer 1974, p. 50
  41. The Land of Lost Content (1970)
    1 Review, 1 Readable
  42. The Land: A Love Letter
    The Paris Review, Summer 1982, p. 147
  43. Books
    [+]
    A Language for Compassion (Review)
    Men and Angels, by Mary Gordon
    1. Men and Angels by Mary Gordon
    Commonweal, May 17, 1985, p. 308
  44. Letter to My Mother; Trashed
    The Hudson Review, Summer 1997, pp. 283-284
  45. Letters of Delmore Schwartz (1985)
    4 Reviews
  46. [+]
    Literary Panel (Review)
    The Writer's World, by Elizabeth Janeway
    1. The Writer's World by Elizabeth Janeway
    The Saturday Review, October 18, 1969, pp. 44-45
  47. [+]
    Making Sense of What Takes Place (6 Reviews)
    Billie Dyer and Other Stories, by William Maxwell
    1. Billie Dyer and Other Stories by William Maxwell
    2. Scar Lover by Harry Crews
    3. Life Force by Fay Weldon
    4. Daughters of Albion by A.N. Wilson
    5. The Lost Father by Mona Simpson
    6. Outerbridge Reach by Robert Stone
    The Hudson Review, Autumn 1992, pp. 491-498
  48. [+]
    McCarthy, the celebratory (Review)
    Ground Fog and Night, by Eugene J. McCarthy
    1. Ground Fog and Night by Eugene J. McCarthy
    Commonweal, May 11, 1979, pp. 282-283
  49. "Middle Age: A Nocturne"
    The New Yorker, July 28, 1980, p. 82
  50. [+]
    Missed opportunities, endless possibilities (2 Reviews)
    Marilee, by Elizabeth Spencer
    1. Marilee by Elizabeth Spencer
    2. To See You Again by Alice Adams
    Commonweal, March 25, 1983, pp. 188-192
  51. "The Mole"
    The New Yorker, August 13, 1979, pp. 62-63
  52. [+]
    Narrow, splendid work (Review)
    A Few Green Leaves, by Barbara Pym
    1. A Few Green Leaves by Barbara Pym
    Commonweal, May 8, 1981, p. 284
  53. New poems
    Things
    The New Criterion, April 1996, pp. 36-37
  54. [+]
    A New Voice from the South (Review)
    The Mighty Distance, by Georgia McKinley
    1. The Mighty Distance by Georgia McKinley
    The North American Review (New), January 1966, p. 34
  55. On a Drawing by Glen Baxter
    The Paris Review, Winter 1992, pp. 112-113
  56. Books
    [+]
    On Being Flannery O'Connor (Review)
    The Habit of Being, by Flannery O'Connor and Sally Fitzgerald
    1. The Habit of Being by Flannery O'Connor and Sally Fitzgerald
    Commonweal, April 13, 1979, pp. 216-219
  57. [+]
    Overview of an extraordinary mind (3 Reviews)
    Contraries, by Joyce Carol Oates
    1. Contraries by Joyce Carol Oates
    2. A Sentimental Education by Joyce Carol Oates
    3. Three Plays by Joyce Carol Oates
    Commonweal, August 28, 1981, pp. 475-476
  58. [+]
    Pearls on a string (Review)
    Smile Please, by Jean Rhys
    1. Smile Please by Jean Rhys
    Commonweal, August 29, 1980, p. 474
  59. Personal Accounts (1986)
    New and Selected Poems, 1966-1986
    1 Review
  60. Poems
    The black swan at Schloss Benrath
    The New Criterion, February 1989, p. 42
  61. Poems
    Variations on a Watercolor by Amy Jones
    The Partisan Review, Winter 1980, p. 124
  62. Reviews
    [+]
    Poems, Mostly Personal, Some Historical, Many Unnecessary (9 Reviews)
    Brink Road, by A.R. Ammons
    1. Brink Road by A.R. Ammons
    2. Even in Quiet Places by William Stafford
    3. Otherwise: New and Selected Poems by Jane Kenyon
    4. Sands of the Well by Denise Levertov
    5. The Crack in Everything by Alicia Suskin Ostriker
    6. Dark Songs: Slave House and Synagogue by Laurence Lieberman
    7. A Gift: The Life of da Ponte by David R. Slavitt
    8. Points of Departure by Miller Williams
    9. Facing the River by Czeslaw Milosz
    The Hudson Review, Winter 1997, pp. 659-668
  63. Poetry
    Encounter, January 1973, p. 55
  64. [+]
    Poetry Chronicle (13 Reviews)
    Some Versions of the Pastoral
    1. No Goodbye by Stephen Philbrick
    2. The Booth Interstate by Thomas Rabbitt
    3. Work, for the Night is Coming by Jared Carter
    4. Reasons for Going It on Foot by William Pitt Root
    5. Walking Home from the Icehouse by Vern Rutsala
    6. The Boy Under the Bed by Philip Dacey
    7. And Live Apart, and Other Poems by Molly Peacock
    8. Nailing Up the Home Sweet Home by Jeanne Murray Walker
    9. A Coast of Trees by A.R. Ammons
    10. Every Common Sight by C.B. Cox
    11. Public Footpath by Herbert Lomas
    12. Homage to Edgar Allan Poe by Dave Smith
    13. Dream Flights by Dave Smith
    The Hudson Review, Autumn 1981, pp. 420-434
  65. [+]
    Poetry, from Good to Bad to Verse (7 Reviews)
    Ode to the Cold War, by Dick Allen
    1. Ode to the Cold War by Dick Allen
    2. Death and Transfiguration by Kelly Cherry
    3. Elegy by Larry Levis
    4. At the End of This Summer by John Haines
    5. Moon in a Mason Jar and What My Father Believed by Robert Wrigley
    6. Dark Blonde by Belle Waring
    7. Selected Poems, 1955-97 by Charles Tomlinson
    The Hudson Review, Summer 1998, pp. 447-454
  66. Books
    [+]
    Poetry: Three in a Bumper Year (3 Reviews)
    Available Light, by Philip Booth
    1. Available Light by Philip Booth
    2. Fellow Feelings by Richard Howard
    3. The Mind-Reader by Richard Wilbur
    Commonweal, September 10, 1976, pp. 596-597
  67. Books
    [+]
    Portrait of the Artist as a Young Irishman (Review)
    The Emperor of Ice Cream, by Brian Moore
    1. The Emperor of Ice Cream by Brian Moore
    The North American Review (New), January 1966, p. 29
  68. The Pregnant Man (1978)
    Poems
    3 Reviews
  69. Public Landing Revisited (1991)
    Short Stories
    1 Review
  70. [+]
    Punished, unfinished, untouched (2 Reviews)
    Portrait of Delmore, by Delmore Schwartz and Elizabeth Pollet
    1. Portrait of Delmore by Delmore Schwartz and Elizabeth Pollet
    2. The Middle Generation by Bruce Bawer
    Commonweal, October 24, 1986, pp. 562-563
  71. Queen Anne's Lace
    The Hudson Review, Winter 1983, pp. 690-692
  72. [+]
    Recurring battle scars (Review)
    Machine Dreams, by Jayne Anne Phillips
    1. Machine Dreams by Jayne Anne Phillips
    Commonweal, October 19, 1984, p. 567
  73. [+]
    The Screen: Unselected Shorts (2 Reviews)
    God Was Here But He Left Early, by Irwin Shaw
    1. God Was Here But He Left Early by Irwin Shaw
    2. Museums and Women, and Other Stories by John Updike
    Commonweal, March 30, 1973, pp. 92-96
  74. [+]
    A Visit to Greeneland (2 Reviews)
    Rembrandt's Hat, by Bernard Malamud
    1. Rembrandt's Hat by Bernard Malamud
    2. The World of Apples by John Cheever
    Commonweal, November 30, 1973, pp. 245-248
  75. [+]
    Footnotes (Review)
    Spirit of Time and Place, by Horace Gregory
    1. Spirit of Time and Place by Horace Gregory
    Commonweal, October 26, 1973, pp. 94-96
  76. [+]
    The Great Antiquities Rip-Off (Review)
    Judith, and Other Stories, by James T. Farrell
    1. Judith, and Other Stories by James T. Farrell
    Commonweal, February 15, 1974, p. 493
  77. [+]
    Faith and the American Eden (Review)
    The Eye of the Storm, by Patrick White
    1. The Eye of the Storm by Patrick White
    Commonweal, May 17, 1974, p. 269
  78. [+]
    Labor's Love Lost (2 Reviews)
    Enormous Changes at the Last Minute, by Grace Paley
    1. Enormous Changes at the Last Minute by Grace Paley
    2. Selected Writings of William Goyen by William Goyen
    Commonweal, November 1, 1974, pp. 116-117
  79. [+]
    The Power and the Presidency (2 Reviews)
    Eight Mortal Ladies Possessed, by Tennessee Williams
    1. Eight Mortal Ladies Possessed by Tennessee Williams
    2. The Goddess and Other Women by Joyce Carol Oates
    Commonweal, April 11, 1975, p. 55
  80. [+]
    Three-Minute Ideas (Review)
    Final Cut, by Daniel Stern
    1. Final Cut by Daniel Stern
    Commonweal, June 20, 1975, pp. 218-219
  81. [+]
    The Misconception of Society (2 Reviews)
    I Would Have Saved Them If I Could, by Leonard Michaels
    1. I Would Have Saved Them If I Could by Leonard Michaels
    2. First Love, Last Rites by Ian McEwan
    Commonweal, November 7, 1975, p. 538
  82. [+]
    Conservatives in Profile (Review)
    A Hero in His Time, by Arthur A. Cohen
    1. A Hero in His Time by Arthur A. Cohen
    Commonweal, March 26, 1976, p. 215
  83. [+]
    The Winding Up of Widmerpool (Review)
    The Collected Stories of Hortense Calisher, by Hortense Calisher
    1. The Collected Stories of Hortense Calisher by Hortense Calisher
    Commonweal, May 7, 1976, pp. 317-320
  84. [+]
    Despising History, Loving People (2 Reviews)
    Yellow Roses, by Elizabeth Cullinan
    1. Yellow Roses by Elizabeth Cullinan
    2. In the Miro District, and Other Stories by Peter Hillsman Taylor
    Commonweal, August 19, 1977, p. 540
  85. [+]
    Inside an Abortion Hospital (2 Reviews)
    Lewis Carroll Observed, by Edward Guiliano
    1. Lewis Carroll Observed by Edward Guiliano
    2. Lewis Carroll and His World by John Pudney
    Commonweal, July 8, 1977, pp. 439-440
  86. [+]
    Thematic Black Anthologies (5 Reviews)
    Childhood Is Not Forever, by James T. Farrell
    1. Childhood Is Not Forever by James T. Farrell
    2. Follow the Running Grass by Georgia McKinley
    3. The Collected Stories by Peter Taylor
    4. The Queen Is in the Garbage by Lila Karp
    5. Sick Friends by Ivan Gold
    The North American Review (New), Spring 1970, pp. 73-74
  87. [+]
    A Mock Encounter (Review)
    The Testing-Tree, by Stanley Kunitz
    1. The Testing-Tree by Stanley Kunitz
    The North American Review (New), Spring 1972, pp. 79-82
  88. [+]
    Fiction (Review)
    A Special Providence, by Richard Yates
    1. A Special Providence by Richard Yates
    The Saturday Review, November 15, 1969, pp. 48-49
  89. [+]
    Manner of Speaking (Review)
    Invisible Swords, by James T. Farrell
    1. Invisible Swords by James T. Farrell
    The Saturday Review, June 12, 1971, p. 51
  90. Running on Empty (1981)
    New Poems
    1 Review
  91. Books
    [+]
    The Short Story---Four Collections (4 Reviews)
    In Dreams Begin Responsibilities, and Other Stories, by Delmore Schwartz
    1. In Dreams Begin Responsibilities, and Other Stories by Delmore Schwartz
    2. Elbow Room by James Alan McPherson
    3. Under My Wings Everything Prospers by Curtis Harnack
    4. Night-Side by Joyce Carol Oates
    Commonweal, September 15, 1978, pp. 599-601
  92. Books
    [+]
    Southern Chronicle (4 Reviews)
    Old Powder Man, by Joan Williams
    1. Old Powder Man by Joan Williams
    2. Tenants of the House by Heather Ross Miller
    3. The Last Gentleman by Walker Percy
    4. A Generous Man by Reynolds Price
    The North American Review (New), July 1966, p. 37
  93. Spinich Days
    The Hudson Review, Winter 1996, pp. 611-614
  94. The Stories of Denton Welch (1985)
    1 Review
  95. Two Poems
    The Paris Review, Fall 1995, pp. 148-150
  96. UFO (1956 Film)
  97. [+]
    Utterly Unlike (7 Reviews)
    A Kiss in Space, by Mary Jo Salter
    1. A Kiss in Space by Mary Jo Salter
    2. The Last Neanderthal by Michael Van Walleghen
    3. The Mercy by Philip Levine
    4. Eating the Honey of Words by Robert Bly
    5. Lifelines by Philip Booth
    6. A Daughter's Latitude by Karen Swenson
    7. On the Bus with Rosa Parks by Rita Dove
    The Hudson Review, Winter 2000, pp. 689-698
  98. Visiting the Gregorys
    The New Criterion, September 1990, pp. 24-34
  99. [+]
    Ways of Telling (Review)
    Middens of the Tribe, by Daniel Hoffman
    1. Middens of the Tribe by Daniel Hoffman
    The Hudson Review, Summer 1996, pp. 337-340
  100. Writer's Choice
    The Partisan Review, Spring 1980, pp. 315-319
  101. No Items Found